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Sumioni: Demon Arts
Dark attack
by Mike Rose 14/2/2013
Product: Sumioni: Demon Arts
Developer: Acquire Corp.
Publisher: Xseed Games
Format: PS Vita
Genre: Platform
Players: 1
Version: Europe
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Sometimes, the only way to fell a demon is to set another demon on it, literally fighting fire with fire.

Sumioni: Demon Arts doesn't just provide you with a beefed up demon to plough your way through feudal Japan with, but it throws in a couple of gods for good measure.

The platforming action in Sumioni may leave a little to be desired at times, but there's a definite spark of magic here in the degree of variety and experimentation the game affords you.

A, B, C, D, Mon

gives you a huge number of tools to dispose of your enemies with, and then is just sort of lets you get on with it. ...
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With a bit of sprucing up here and there, Sumioni: Demon Arts could be a keeper. In its current form, there's still plenty to enjoy
Audio/visual: 7
Gameplay: 7
Value: 8
Innovation: 8
Overall: 7
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